NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – BioFocus and DiscoveRx have signed a co-marketing pact that allows BioFocus to offer screening services using DiscoveRx's assay technologies, BioFocus said today.

Under the agreement, BioFocus, based in Saffron Walden, UK, will offer to its customers DiscoverX's PathHunter beta-arrestin GPCR assays, HitHunter cAMP assays, and associated cell lines.

"The addition of the DiscoveRx GPCR product portfolio to BioFocus will enhance our assay development and screening platform,” Chris Newton, senior vice president at BioFocus, said in a statement.

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